Head Coach Dana Dimel announced his first UTEP Football signing class on Wednesday.
Dimel inked a total of 27 signees. Six are transfers who are already on campus, 20 are high school athletes and one transfer who will attend UTEP next semester. A total of 14 offensive players, 10 defensive players and three specialists make up the 2018 signing day roster.
The haul includes 14 student-athletes from the state of Texas, eight from California, two from North Carolina, one from Colorado, one from Arizona and one from Maryland.
Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Hometown/Previous School
Kai Locksley QB 6-4 200 Fort Washington, Md./Iowa Western CC
Chris Love OL 6-4 290 Tujunga, Calif./Crespi HS
Ricky Baker WR 6-0 175 Plano, Texas/Prestonwood Christian Academy
Justin Garrett WR 5-11 185 Compton, Calif./Cerritos College
Jonathan Patrick WR 6-0 170 Houston, Texas/Cypress Falls
Savien Jenkins DT 6-0 275 Schertz, Texas/Clemens HS
Nathan Logoleo DE 6-0 235 Garden Grove, Calif./Mater Dei
Josh Caldwell DB 6-0 170 Norwalk, Calif./Cerritos College
Ray Walters DB 6-0 170 Los Angeles, Calif./Locke HS
Cal Wallerstedt LB 6-0 225 Harrisburg, N.C./Hickory Ridge HS
Oscar Draguicevich P 5-11 185 Hutto, Texas/Austin CC